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Is Now the Time to Invest in Real Estate?
I’m wondering how this pandemic and the shutdown might affect real estate. Is it still a solid investment strategy, or should I stay away for a while?
Good Summer Jobs for Teenagers
I’m a high school sophomore and thinking about the best ways to make money over the summer, so I can start saving for college.
Tackling Student Loans and Credit Card Debt
I’m closing in on 30, have a good job, and steadily increasing wages, but I feel like my student debt and credit cards aren’t decreasing at all. What am I doing wrong?
Laid Off: I Can't Afford My Car
My husband and I are in a bit of bind. He recently got laid off and is receiving unemployment, but he has a $700/mo car payment that we can no longer afford. What are our options?
Financial Tips: What Can You Do During COVID
I'm trying to figure out ways to save and stay on top of our finances so we don’t find ourselves in a hole when things go back to normal. Any ideas?
When Will a Corona Vaccine Be Ready?
As nervous as I am for what’s going on right now, I’m also worried about next fall and the winter. It seems like the vaccine won’t be here for a while. Any information that might calm my nerves about that?
Is Gold a Good Investment?
Can you explain the whole investing-in-gold thing? So many people have told me I need to buy gold but no one has told me why. What's the real incentive there?
Ways to Invest That Don't Involve the Stock Market
Things being what they are, I’m looking to invest some money outside of the stock market. Got any hot tips for me?
Stock Market After the Coronavirus
With this virus spreading, how much of what’s happening is an overreaction, especially when it comes to the market?
Home Improvement Projects That Add Value
Are there any home improvement projects that actually “pay for themselves”? Can I break even with new windows or a better HVAC?
Annuities Great for Salesmen, Not Usually for Investors
I was told that an annuity would be a great investment for me. I know that it deals with insurance products, but is this something that I should do?
Steps to Turn Your Side Hustle Into a Small Business
What’s the first step for becoming self-employed? I’m ready to turn my side hustle into a full-time gig and want to make sure I’m handling things in the right order.
Why is the Coronavirus Affecting Financial Markets?
I saw stocks take a big hit a week or two back and read that a lot of it was due to coronavirus fears. Do you know why an outbreak like this can affect the markets so much?
Dividing Up Your Salary: Saving and Investing Enough?
My husband and I are trying to figure out the smartest way to allocate our income. We’re both mid-20s, earn good salaries and have about $30,000 in savings. How would you divvy this money up?
Financial Impact of Middle East Tensions
Any insight as to what might happen with things being so shaky in Iran?